Minnesota Sports

Gophers' Antoine Winfield Jr. drafted by Buccaneers

Former Minnesota Gophers safety Antoine Winfield Jr. is heading to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers after getting selected in the second round of the 2020 NFL Draft. Winfield Jr. is Minnesota’s first second-round pick since Maxx Williams went 55th to the Baltimore…

MSHSL cancels spring sports

The Minnesota State High School League announced Thursday that all spring season activities and athletics have been canceled. The decision comes after Minnesota Governor Tim Walz's latest executive order earlier on Thursday, which stated that schools would remain closed for…

MSHSL provides update on state of spring sports season

The Minnesota State High School League has announced further clarifications regarding spring sports guidelines to its member schools today. Per an official release, between March 18 and March 27, coaches and directors from member schools cannot do the following: •…

MSHSL announces changes to spring sports season

The Minnesota State High School League officially released changes to the upcoming spring sports season. The official release reads as follows: "Effective immediately from now until April 6, 2020: • Participation in spring sports and activities is limited to practice…

Minnesota investigating ex-hockey assistant sex allegations

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The University of Minnesota is investigating allegations that a former men's hockey assistant sexually abused players more than 30 years ago. The move comes after The Athletic reported on sexual abuse allegations against former assistant Thomas "Chico"…